Dirk Müller has taken the GT Le Mans pole position at Road America. The factory Ford driver set the quickest time in GTLM qualfying with 2:02.451. He will be sharing the #66 Ford GT with team-mate Joey Hand in the Sunday's IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship event at Elkhart Lake.
Dirk Müller :
I am happy for this pole position. This is my first one in the IMSA series after taking the pole at Le Mans. My team-mate Joey Hand is doing a great job this weekend and the whole team is working really hard.
Second fastest was Patrick Pilet driving the Porsche North America run #911 Porsche 911 RSR, his best time was 2:02.912.
Giancarlo Fisichella was fourth with Risi Competizione #62 Ferrari 488 GTE. Earl Bamber was fifth with Porsche North America #912 Porsche 911 RSR.
Corvette Racing's Antonio Garcia was sixth with the #3 Corvette C7.R ahead of his team-mate Olivier Gavin seventh fastest with the sister #4 Corvette C7.R.
A frustrating session for the two BMW Team RLL entries, Lucas Luhr was eighth fastest with the #100 BMW, Bill Auberlen was ninth with the #25 M6 GTLM